Correlational findings

Study Well-Being Study Unit (2012a): study JP 2012

15-69 aged, general population, Japan, 2012
Survey name
Unnamed study
N = 10469
Non Response
Questionnaire: Conputer Assisted Web Interview (CAWI)
Online addition to Quality of Life Survey, which involved face-to-face interviews and self completion questionnaires. This online addition asseses well-being indicators not included in the main survey. The publication focusses on differences due to method of assesment. The Main quality of Life Survey is reported in: ~Well-Being Study Unit (2012b)


Authors's Label
Self-reported health status
Our Classification
                                                    Online survey     Direct-visit survey                     
I am not healthy at all                     5,2%                    5,8%
I am not healthy                            17,1%                    15,3%
I am neither healthy nor ill           21,1%                    18,9%
I am healthy                                   43,0%                    40,9%
I am totally healthy                        13,7%                    19,0%
1: I am not healthy at all
2: I am not healthy
3: I am neither healthy nor ill
4: I am healthy
5: I am totally healthy

Observed Relation with Happiness

Happiness Measure Statistics Elaboration / Remarks O-HL-c-sq-n-11-e DM = + 1: M = 4,5
2: M = 5,3
3: M = 5,6
4: M = 6,5
5: M = 7,2